Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications

, Volume 156, Issue 1, pp 79–95

Controllability of Fractional Functional Evolution Equations of Sobolev Type via Characteristic Solution Operators

Authors

  • Michal Fec̆kan
    • Department of Mathematical Analysis and Numerical Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and InformaticsComenius University
    • Mathematical InstituteSlovak Academy of Sciences
    • Department of MathematicsGuizhou University
  • Yong Zhou
    • Department of MathematicsXiangtan University
Article

DOI: 10.1007/s10957-012-0174-7

Cite this article as:
Fec̆kan, M., Wang, J. & Zhou, Y. J Optim Theory Appl (2013) 156: 79. doi:10.1007/s10957-012-0174-7

Abstract

The paper is concerned with the controllability of fractional functional evolution equations of Sobolev type in Banach spaces. With the help of two new characteristic solution operators and their properties, such as boundedness and compactness, we present the controllability results corresponding to two admissible control sets via the well-known Schauder fixed point theorem. Finally, an example is given to illustrate our theoretical results.

Keywords

Controllability Fractional derivative Functional evolution equations Sobolev Characteristic solution operators

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